TITLE

Learning Disability Classification by Bayesian Aggregation of Test Results

AUTHOR(S)
DeRuiter, James A.; Ferrell, William R.; Kass, Corrine E.
PUB. DATE
June 1975
SOURCE
Journal of Learning Disabilities;Jun/Jul1975, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p365
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores the feasibility of the Bayesian approach to screening for learning disability proposed by Wissink, Kass, and Ferrell (1975). Tests related to component disabilities given to two matched groups of children; Calculation of the probability that each child has learning disability; Comparison of the Bayesian approach to the discriminant analysis.
ACCESSION #
5446249

 

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